Star’s experience in BL: Banana Fish

So this had me in my feels. Wow no wonder why Luna was raging about it. This is incredible and this time, I’ll be the one to tell you why! – Spoilers ahead! Read at your own risk.- Being that this series came out in the 1980s, this set the bar for most BL going … More Star’s experience in BL: Banana Fish

Part 4 – American References in Anime: Underground Societies, Political Corruption, and Law Enforcement

Continuing on with the series of Americans influences on anime, we continue with a theme that Americans love: violence. Well, particularly continuing the theme of gang-related anime. After all I, well, I love it (so does Star). But today I’m going to highlight two. Banana Fish The first of which is Banana Fish. If you’ve … More Part 4 – American References in Anime: Underground Societies, Political Corruption, and Law Enforcement

Part 3- American References in Anime- GANG LIFE

This blog is following our theme of American influences in anime! Because apparently I have some words to say. Gangsta We meet again, Gangsta. So getting right to the point, other than it’s obvious name, Gangsta from the start introduces it’s world as a mafia run economy. It’s raw, gritty and strangely familiar. The comic … More Part 3- American References in Anime- GANG LIFE